Carla Braitenberg

Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics and Geosciences, University of Trieste, Italy
E-mail: berg@units.it
Page: http://www2.units.it/braitenberg/

Fields of interest:

geopysics, geodynamics, crustal deformation, gravity, sedimentary basins, geophysics from satellite

Main publications:

Braitenberg C., Wienecke S., Wang Y. (2006).
Basement structures from satellite-derived gravity field : South China Sea ridge.
Journal of Geophysical Research, Vol.111, B05407, doi:10.1029/2005JB003938.

Braitenberg C., Mariani P., Tunini L., Grillo B., Nagy I. (2011).
Vertical crustal movements from differential tide gauge observations and satellite altimetry in southern Italy.
Journal of Geodynamics, 51, 233-244, doi:10.1016/j.jog.2010.09.003.

Li Y., Braitenberg C., Tang Y. (2013).
Interpretation of gravity data by continuous wavelet transform : The case of the Chad lineament (North-Central Africa).
Journal of Applied Geophysics, 90, 62-70, doi:10.1016/j.jappgeo.2012.12.009.

Spampinato C. R., Braitenberg C., Monaco C., Scicchitano G. (2013).
Analysis of vertical movements in eastern Sicily and southern Calabria (Italy) through geodetic leveling data.
Journal of Geodynamics, 66, 1-12, doi: 1016/j.jog.2012.12.002.

Mariani P., Braitenberg C., Ussami N. (2013).
Explaining the thick crust in Parana’ basin, Brazil, with satellite GOCE-gravity observations.
Journal of South American Earth Sciences, 45, 209-223, doi:10.1016/j.jsames.2013.03.008.

Bomfim E. P., Braitenberg C., Molina E. C. (2013).
Mutual evaluation of global gravity models (EGM2008 and GOCE) and terrestrial data in Amazon Basin, Brazil.
Geophysical Journal International, 195(2), 870-882, doi:10.1093/gji/ggt283.

Braitenberg C., Mariani P., DeMin A. (2013).
The European Alps and nearby orogenic belts sensed by GOCE.
Bollettino di Geofisica Teorica ed Applicata, 54, 4, 321-334, doi:10.4430/bgta0105.

Alvarez O., Nacif S., Gimenez M., Folguera A., Braitenberg C. (2014).
GOCE derived vertical gravity gradient delineates great earthquake rupture zones along the Chilean margin.
Tectonophysics, 622, 198-215, doi:10/1016/j.tecto.2014.03.011.

Braitenberg C. (2014).
Exploration of tectonic structures with GOCE in Africa and across-continents.
International Journal of Applied Earth Observation, in press, doi:10.1016/j.jag.2014.013.